The academic programs at JTS integrate rigorous scholarship with a commitment to strengthening Jewish tradition, Jewish lives, and Jewish communities.
By offering a range of courses and degrees to students at all stages of their learning and careers, we can provide comprehensive, in-depth academic instruction and professional training. Thanks to the breadth and excellence of our faculty and resources, students can design highly individualized courses of study that span disciplines, programs, and schools.
The William Davidson School’s pluralistic master’s and doctoral programs prepare educators to become leaders in the field of Jewish education. Professional development programs both on site and in the field enrich the skills and advance the careers of established educators.Learn More
H. L. Miller Cantorial School provides advanced preparation in cantorial arts and in the varied uses of music to enhance worship and spirituality, complemented by a thorough Judaic education and opportunities to develop further educational, pastoral, and academic skills.Learn More
Faculty & Scholars
Centers and Institutes
The Center for Pastoral Education is one of the only seminary-based centers accredited in North America under Jewish auspices, providing in-depth training and certification to students, members of the clergy, and people of all faiths who seek intensive training in pastoral care.Learn More
The Louis Finkelstein Institute offers innovative programs that emphasize the continuing relevance of Judaism and other religions in addressing important matters of ethics and public policy.Learn More
The program is for anyone who’s interested in improving their Hebrew language skills. It is particularly useful for undergraduate and graduate students working towards fulfillment of their Hebrew requirement, as well as prospective Rabbinical School students who need to achieve the required level of proficiency for their studies.Learn More